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Spot Forecast for 101-1...TFS
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
401 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1600 CDT on July 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

...Continued hot. Scattered thunderstorms through sunset with
gusty and erratic winds...

Hot temperatures will continue through sunset with highs in the
upper 90s and minimum relative humidities around 38%. Scattered
thunderstorms will continue through early evening with storm
coverage and intensity decreasing after sunset. Winds will be
light and variable, but generally from the south to southwest at
speeds less than 7 mph. The only exception will be for strong,
gusty and erratic winds in and near thunderstorms. Monday will be
similar to today with hot temperatures and scattered storms.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Chance of showers
                    and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 100.
Min humidity........31 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 6 mph. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........55  55
Weather cov.....CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW
Tstm cov........CHC CHC
Temp............98  98
RH..............38  40
20 FT wind dir..S   S
20 FT wind spd..5   6
20 FT wind gust.
Haines index....6   6

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (50-60 percent) then becoming
                    partly cloudy (40-50 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (45-55 percent). Chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms early in the evening,
                    then slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....Around 75.
Max humidity........79 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
                    light. Gusty and erratic winds expected near
                    thunderstorms.
Haines Index........5 to 6 or high potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........55  41  41  42  42  42  43  43  45  47  49  51
Weather cov.....CHC SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........CHC SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Temp............98  97  94  91  87  85  83  82  81  79  78  76
RH..............32  38  41  45  52  55  59  61  63  67  69  74
20 FT wind dir..S   SE  SE  S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  W   NW  W
20 FT wind spd..6   7   5   5   5   3   3   2   2   3   3   3
20 FT wind gust.    10              5   5           5   5   5
Haines index....6   6   6   6   6   6   6   5   5   5   5   5

$$
Forecaster...Fano
Requested by...M. Peters
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713231.0/FWD
.EMAIL mpeters@tfs.tamu.edu



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